Author Archives: JIGGER J. JERUSALEM

4 months ago

CDO police nabs 4 for gun ban violation

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CDO police nabs 4 for gun ban violation

Four persons were found to be violating the Commission on Elections’ (Comelec) gun ban during the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election period, the city police office has reported Tuesday, the day after the local polls was held on Monday.

4 months ago

NO TO VOTE-BUYING

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NO TO VOTE-BUYING

Artist Nicolas Aca mounts a ‘no to vote-buying’ campaign outside the St. Augustine Metropolitan Cathedral in Cagayan de Oro, on Sunday, May 13, to remind the people not to sell their votes during the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on Monday. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)

4 months ago

DSWD-10: Politicos, poll bets have no say on 4Ps

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DSWD-10: Politicos, poll bets have no say on 4Ps

The Department of Social Welfare and Development-10 (DSWD-10) has reminded the public that political candidates cannot enroll or remove beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), one of the government’s poverty alleviation programs.

5 months ago

Labor leader: No need for Duterte to sign EO on ‘endo’

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Labor leader: No need for Duterte to sign EO on ‘endo’

There is no need for Pres. Rodrigo Duterte to sign an executive order (EO) or for Congress to pass a legislation banning the illegal contractualization of workers since the same law has already been stipulated in Article 106 of the Philippine Labor Code, a labor group leader said on Tuesday, May 1.